The Parthenon and Erechtheum, Athens, Greece
The Parthenon and Erechtheum

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Local Tip While you are shopping your kid will love i-Play, a new colorful world for small children. The new iPLAY house hosts fresh activities such as puppet house, LEGO constructions, painting and many inflatable...

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Acropolis Museum

Local Tip A must see while in Athens; where the blend of modern architecture and ancient treasures provides a unique experience. The view of the Acropolis rock over the museum's huge glass wall is astonishing.

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Archaic Colors

Archaic Colors

18 Apr

A presentation on the continuing research on the unique collection of archaic statues, which retain their colors to a small or large degree. Visitors have the opportunity to discuss with Archaeologist-Hosts on the color of archaic statues, its technical issues, its detection using new technologies, its experimental use on marble surfaces, its... more »

Box in a suitcase - A tribute to Marcel Duchamp by contemporary French artists

Box in a suitcase - A tribute to Marcel Duchamp by contemporary French artists

19 Apr

Box in a suitcase - A tribute to Marcel Duchamp by contemporary French artists   Every Saturday 13:00 to 14:00 the museum organises free tours, along with the entrance ticket. The tour will be guided by Alexios Papazacharias, Art Historian and Curator of the exhibition.   For your convenience you can book by phone at 210 3215 717 days... more »

Alternating Subject Presentation

Alternating Subject Presentation

19 Apr

Do you have specific interests in the ancient world? Would you like to discover many different ways of viewing beautiful objects in the collection of the Museum of Acropolis? On Museum you can come by yourself, with friends and join together with Archaeologist-sitters every Saturday at 1 pm within the halls of the Museum. You can also... more »

Masterpieces in the Acropolis Museum

Masterpieces in the Acropolis Museum

20 Apr

A presentation of masterworks on display in the Museum, their significance in their time and for world art. Visitors have the opportunity to engage Archaeologist-Hosts in discussion about art, aesthetics, religion and society at the time these works were created, all of which belonged to ancient Athens’ most important sanctuary, the... more »

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New Hotel

New Hotel is the Design Property of the Year 2012 in Athens. The new deluxe design property opened in Athens on the 1st of July 2011 is a member of the Yes!Hotels group. more »

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The Theatre at Delphi

The Theatre at Delphi

Kesariani

Kesariani

The Karyatides, New Acropolis Museum

The Karyatides, New Acropolis Museum

'Marble Bull', Kerameikos Museum

'Marble Bull', Kerameikos Museum

Kerameikos

Kerameikos

Acropolis by night

Acropolis by night

Athens Market source Breathtaking Athens

Athens Market source Breathtaking Athens

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Karyatides

Karyatides

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